Big data, big dangers

This will require developing software and training for individuals on how to protect their privacy and for organisations and government officials to put in place strict firewalls, data backup and secure erasure procedures. In the West, we already are...

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What Are The Best Ways To Backup Data For Your Small Business?

Cloud services are also available to use when you need a solid backup plan to keep your files safe. Some cloud services give free space for a certain amount of data, but can be expanded if you pay the...

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Still No Good Option for Office 365 Backups

I do not blame people for asking about backups. It is natural for those who migrate from an on-premises environment to want to have the same kind of facilities that they have come to depend on when their data...

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Are Advancements in Artificial Intelligence Sowing the Seeds of Humanity’s Annihilation?

Wars, nuclear weapons capable of destroying the Earth, and the malicious release of computer viruses, mar our history. Will singularity-level computers, alarmed by this information, seek to rid the Earth of humans? #computerviruses

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Building a better backup

For public sector employees who work in national security, emergency response or disease control, data access can literally mean life or death. #databackup

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3 Ways Software Programs Can Help With Internet Security in 2017

Back in the day, computer viruses could only infect diskettes by changing their label. That was back in the 1980s, when Brain, the first computer virus, was invented. The authors developed the virus with the intent of protecting their...

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3 ways to improve your computer’s protection

Because of the uncertainty of what the next attack will be like, the best way to currently protect your system is to have an updated anti-viral program that is proven to protect your computer from viruses and malware. Any...

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How IoT security is different from physical and conventional IT security

Does the phrase “internet of things” cause people to forget everything they ever knew about security? It sometimes seems so. #ITsecurity

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